: So we have the ultra important humanist dimension ignored by most established religions, churches, states, communities and individuals.
: : Yes. Pope John XXIII, i thoink, had it right. And so did Graham Greene, when he suggested that Pope John XXIII more than made up for everything Torquemada and the Inquixsistion ever did.
: Tell me a bit more about this NJ because, for a supposed active catholic, I'm hopelessly ignorant of this dimension although at present I'm reading Taoism....
Lark, you can find some useful information about the proceedings of John the 23rd's Vatican II conference here. John the 23rd was possibly one of the most enlightened Popes the world has seen in modern times; and I say that as someone who is neither Catholic or Christian.